February 27, 2010
Missouri forward Jessra Johnson and guard Jasmyn Otote battle for a rebound with Nebraska's Cory Montgomery, center, during the Tigers' loss Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
True/False attendees Matt Dreier(left) and Whitney Spivey wait for a showing of the The Invention of Dr. Nakamats at The Blue Note on Saturday. Crowds packed The Blue Note for the afternoon showing, with many viewers settling for cramped standing room.
Timothy Speed Levitch leads his tour up Ninth Street towards Broadway while Gabriel Williams carries Levitch’s folding stool during the True/False walking tour of Columbia on Friday. Walking from the Box Office at Ninth Street and Cherry Street to Broadway and Eighth Street and back, the tour was short but covered landmarks such as an alley, a building and artwork.
Timothy Speed Levitch talks about the architecture of the new City Hall and the contrast between it and the old building while Alexis Bloom and Jasmine Dellal listen at the corner of Broadway and Eighth Street during the True/False walking tour of Columbia, on Friday. Levitch focused the majority of his lecture on the contrast between the old and new architecture on Broadway and, mainly, the new government building.
AV equipment sits ready for a showing of The Invention of Dr. Nakamats at the Blue Note on Saturday. The film takes a documentary look at the life of the man who invented the floppy disk.
Aaron DeFoe and Liz DeFoe-Thomas on Friday hold signs protesting the red-light cameras on the corner of Providence Road and Broadway. Liz DeFoe-Thomas is a member of Liberty on the Rocks, a national organization that she said is "focused on individual liberty."
Timothy Speed Levitch explains the History of Alley A and its informal former name "Historic Clown Alley" during his walking tour of Broadway on Saturday. The tour, part of the True/False Film Fest, focused on little known facts about downtown Columbia and personal stories from Levitch.
K. Kendall Mathews played high school basketball in Detroit. This worn picture is of Mathews when he was a member of the varsity for the Detroit Mumford Mustangs in 1978.
Joshua Hulen, the True/False robot, dances at the corner of Broadway and Ninth Street during the True/False March March parade on Friday.
Hickman junior guard Alex Keith attempts a shot during the second period of the Hickman-Holt game held at Holt Buchanan High, on Thursday, Feb 24.
The crowd cheers as Hickman gains on Holt during the second half of the Hickman-Holt gameheld at Holt Buchanan High, on Thursday, Feb 24.
Rock Bridge senior guard Amaya Williams drives towards the basket during the first half of the Rock Bridge - Troy Buchanan game held at Troy Buchanan High on Thursday, Feb 26.
Missouri senior gymnast Brooke Boehmer performs her balance beam routine during the Tigers' meet against the Illinois State University team on Friday, Feb. 26, 2010, at the Hearnes Center.
Missouri senior gymnast Sarah Shire performs her balance beam routine during the Tigers' meet against Illinois State University on Friday, February 26, 2010. Shire set a new school record in all-around competition with 39.725 points.
February 26, 2010
Bruins senior guard Orreshia Chatman tries to avoid Troy Buchanan sophomore forward Erin Mennemeyer during the Class 5, District 9 championship game held at Troy Buchanan High on Thursday, Feb 26.
Rock Bridge senior guard Orreshia Chatman, senior guard Amaya Williams, and junior guard Megan Marshall, (left to right) show the district championship trophy to Coach Jill Nagel's son, Zachary. The girls defeated Troy Buchanan with a final score of 43-29.
Five cars delayed traffic heading southbound on Providence Road Friday evening. According to the Columbia Fire Department, three people were treated for non-serious injuries.
Gasoline leaks from one of the vehicles involved in a five-car chain reaction accident on Providence Friday evening. The Columbia Fire Department used absorbent material to clean up the fuel.
Columbia firefighters begin cleanup of a five-car pile up crash on southbound Providence Road on Friday evening. The crash closed both lanes of traffic for a short period before cars were able to pass on the shoulder.
Larry Morrow, left, gives a massage to Jack Schweitger during the break after morning preparation for the annual Lenten fish fry dinner at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Columbia on Friday.